Sandra Jean Gregoire, 85, a lifelong resident of Hudson, MA, died on Friday, October 20, 2023 at the Reservoir Center in Marlborough, MA.
Sandra was born in Marlborough, MA, daughter of the late Willow and Amelia (Palchouskas) Gregoire. She was raised in Hudson, MA attending local schools and was a 1956 graduate of Hudson High School. Following high school Sandra attended the Worcester Memorial School of Nursing receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in 1959. She began her long career as a Registered Nurse with Worcester Memorial Hospital and later was employed as a Registered Nurse with Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. Following her retirement from Brigham and Women’s she spent time at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, MA. She earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing from Anna Maria College during her career. She was a member of Saint Michael Parish in Hudson, MA.
Sandra is survived by her sister-in-law Kathleen Gregorie, wife of the late Robert W. Gregorie who died in 2022. She is also survived by her nephew John Gregorie and his husband Derek Morley of Chicago, IL; her niece Danielle Gregorie of Hudson, MA and her great niece Drew Murphy.
Sandra’s life passion was her career and caring for the people she encountered over the many years as a Registered Nurse. She loved gathering with family members no matter what the occasion. She loved her summer home in Wells Beach, ME and always looked forward to entertaining her family and friends at the beach home. Sandra will be remembered for her warm and giving spirit by all who loved and knew her.
Relatives and friends are invited to a period of visitation from 8:30am to 9:30am on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 at Tighe Hamilton Regional Funeral Home, 50 Central St., Hudson, MA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 at Saint Michael Parish, 21 Manning St., Hudson, MA; followed by a procession to Forestvale Cemetery in Hudson, MA for Committal Services.